NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- RATINGS CHANGES
General Mills (GIS) - Get General Mills, Inc. (GIS) Report was upgraded to equal-weight from underweight at Morgan Stanley. $56 price target. The company is cutting costs and has better earnings visibility, Morgan Stanley said.
Hasbro (HAS) - Get Hasbro, Inc. (HAS) Report was upgraded to overweight from neutral at Piper Jaffray. $85 price target. The stock has pulled back and Star Wars can drive near-term growth, Piper said.
Helmerich & Payne (HP) - Get Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (HP) Report was downgraded to underperform from market perform at BMO Capital. $48 price target. Estimates were also cut, as a oil recovery may be pushed out toward 2017, said BMO.
Heartware (HTWR) was downgraded to neutral at BTIG. The company lacks near-term catalysts, said BTIG.
SAIC (SAIC) - Get Science Applications International Corp. Report was upgraded to buy from neutral at Citigroup. $55 price target. The stock is attractive, following a post-earnings selloff, Citi said.
SolarCity (SCTY) was upgraded to overweight at Morgan Stanley. $93 price target. This was a valuation call, as the stock is down 21% over the past month, Morgan Stanley said.
STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGES
Dollar Tree (DLTR) - Get Dollar Tree, Inc. Report numbers were cut at Jefferies. Shares are now seen reaching $72. Estimates were also reduced, given lower sales. Jefferies gave the stock a hold rating.
H&R Block (HRB) - Get H&R Block, Inc. (HRB) Report numbers were raised at Credit Suisse. Shares are now seen reaching $36. Estimates also increased, as the company is buying back more stock. The stock has a neutral rating, H&R Block said.
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